adu

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See also: ADU, Adu, ādu, aɗú, adü, and аду

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

adu

  1. imperative of adi

Hausa[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔá.dú/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [ʔá.dɪ́]

Noun[edit]

adu f (possessed form adun)

  1. smallpox

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɒdu]
  • Hyphenation: adu
  • Rhymes: -du

Noun[edit]

adu (plural aduk)

  1. trump (the suit, in a game of cards, that outranks all others)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative adu aduk
accusative adut adukat
dative adunak aduknak
instrumental aduval adukkal
causal-final aduért adukért
translative aduvá adukká
terminative aduig adukig
essive-formal aduként adukként
essive-modal
inessive aduban adukban
superessive adun adukon
adessive adunál aduknál
illative aduba adukba
sublative adura adukra
allative aduhoz adukhoz
elative aduból adukból
delative aduról adukról
ablative adutól aduktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
adué aduké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
aduéi adukéi
Possessive forms of adu
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. adum aduim
2nd person sing. adud aduid
3rd person sing. aduja adui
1st person plural adunk aduink
2nd person plural adutok aduitok
3rd person plural adujuk aduik

Further reading[edit]

  • adu in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN
  • adu in Ittzés, Nóra (ed.). A magyar nyelv nagyszótára (’A Comprehensive Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 2006–2031 (work in progress; published A–ez as of 2022)

Indonesian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay adu, from Classical Malay ادو(adu), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *adu (compete, confront in a contest).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈadu/
  • Hyphenation: adu

Verb[edit]

adu

  1. to compete, to contest
  2. to complain

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of adu (meng-, ber-, transitive)
Root adu
Active Involuntary Passive Imperative Jussive
Active mengadu, beradu teradu diadu adu adulah
Causative / Applicative1 mengadukan teradukan diadukan adukan adukanlah
Causative
1The -kan row is either causative or applicative, with transitive roots it mostly has applicative meaning.
Note: Some of these forms do normally not exist or are seldom used in standard Indonesian. Some also change meaning.

Noun[edit]

adu

  1. competition
    Synonym: lomba

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

adu

  1. 1st person singular present indicative form of adīt

Limos Kalinga[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hadu, from Proto-Austronesian *Sadu. Cognate with Puyuma sadru and Yami aro.

Adjective[edit]

adú

  1. many

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

adu

  1. second-person singular imperative of aduce

Ternate[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

adu

  1. spleen

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

West Makian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

adu

  1. (transitive) to fell a tree
    Synonym: telo

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of adu (action verb)
singular plural
inclusive exclusive
1st person taadu maadu aadu
2nd person naadu faadu
3rd person inanimate iadu daadu
animate
imperative naadu, adu faadu, adu

References[edit]

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[1], Pacific linguistics